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2006 BMW M6
2006 BMW M6

2006 BMW Z4 M Coupe by Conor Twomey (5/21/2006) Can BMW win at the Cayman game? If you’re one of those people thinking about buying a BMW M6 and want a nice, fluffy article telling you how wonderful it is, then look away now. There are plenty of other places on the Web where critics will tell you...Read More»

2006 BMW Z4 M Coupe
2006 BMW Z4 M Coupe

2006 BMW M6 by Conor Twomey (5/21/2006)A bit too much for the real world. GET CURRENT PRICING GET AN INSURANCE QUOTE There’s a reason why the Wisconsin countryside is as lush as it is, and that reason is falling from the sky in copious quantities today. Even in the downpour, our white Z4 M Coupe...Read More»

2007 Audi RS4
2007 Audi RS4

GET CURRENT PRICING GET AN INSURANCE QUOTE It’s easy to build a sports car: You make it lightweight and powerful with the engine, transmission, and occupants positioned towards the center of the car for better balance. Tune the suspension to serve up gluttonous portions of grip and balance and...Read More»

2006 Dodge Charger police car
2006 Dodge Charger Police Car

I’ve got some good news and some bad news, depending on your propensity to break the law. The good people of America will be glad to know that the ancient Ford Police Interceptor is no longer the only “proper” police car on the market. Pretty soon, police departments will be able to trade in...Read More»

2006 Honda Civic Si
Faceoff: VW GTI vs. Honda Civic

2006 Volkswagen Golf GTI In the sport compact universe, the VW GTI and Honda Civic are icons. Volkswagen invented the hot hatch with the original Rabbit-based GTI, though over time it gradually got fatter and slower allowing the Honda Civic to rise to dominance. By the mid-1990s stock Civics were...Read More»

2007 Lexus ES 350 4-door Sedan Front Seats
2007 Lexus ES350

Sometimes I have to remind myself that not everyone sees cars the same way I do. Many people value comfort and refinement above all else and could care less for steering feel and throttle response. Indeed, it’s more than just “some people.” There are a LOT of you comfort-loving folk out there...Read More»

BMW 330i vs. Lexus IS350
Faceoff: Lexus IS350 Vs. BMW 330i

2006 Lexus IS 250/IS 350 by TCC Team (7/18/2005)The meaning of "IS" is...what? 2004 BMW 330i by Marc K. Stengel (12/15/2003)A new Performance Package endows BMW's 330i sedan with a distinctly sporty personality. Last year was a bumper year for Lexus, having sold 303,000 vehicles in theU.S. and...Read More»

2002 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS concept
2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS

 If there’s one thing the TrailBlazer wasn’t crying out for it was more power. A new interior, maybe… but not more power! To my mind, the 300-hp, 5300 Vortec V-8 offers about as much performance as the TrailBlazer really needs for the daily school run, but that didn’t stop Chevrolet from...Read More»

Skip Barber Racing School
Great Drives: Skip Barber Racing School

More Great Drives from TCC So you know how do drive, huh? I mean really drive? You’ve done a few track days and you feel pretty good out there. Perhaps you’ve even taken a few driving courses and maybe you’re wondering how much else there is to learn. If that’s the case you sound a lot like...Read More»

2006 Volkswagen GTI
2006 Volkswagen Golf GTI

If you know the difference between a GTI and a regular Golf and care enough to read this review, then you probably don’t need me to regurgitate the history of the GTI one more time for you. Everyone has their favorite GTI and mine is the Mk II — I liked it so much I actually owned two of them...Read More»

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